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By Ed Karvoski Jr.

ISBN-10: 0684818965

ISBN-13: 9780684818962

In A humorous Time to Be Gay, Ed Karvoski Jr. strains the evolution of homosexual and lesbian comedy from the few pioneers in New York's Greenwich Village within the seventies, to the mavericks who performed San Francisco's famed Valencia Rose within the eighties, to the comics who starred of their personal television specials within the nineties and proceed to headline comedy clubs.   
Among the greater than 30 humorists spotlighted...
 
· TOM AMMIANO - longtime San Francisco elected professional
· JUDY CARTER - three-time writer together with The Comedy Bible 
· KATE CLINTON - three-time writer together with Don't Get Me Started
· SABRINA MATTHEWS - celebrity of personal Comedy important specified
· BOB SMITH - three-time writer together with Openly Bob and megastar of personal HBO specific
· JASON STUART - common television visitor appearances
· ROBIN TYLER - performer, manufacturer and owner of a women's cruise line
· SUZANNE WESTENHOEFER - celebrity of personal HBO unique
· DANNY WILLIAMS - longtime MC at RSVP Cruises
 
... and more!
 
"To the subsequent iteration of showbiz hopefuls who're homosexual or lesbian and select to not cover it: make a grand front onto the comedy-club phases and tv and movie studios.  The closet door has been set ajar.  As any of those overtly homosexual and lesbians comics will let you know, 'A humorous factor occurred at the method out of the closet!'"
-- Ed Karvoski Jr., from author's introduction

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